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Full text of "Shipping Practice"

INDEX

ABBREVIATION'S, 136

Accounts—
alternative routes, 107
consignment, 15
depreciation allowance, 104
estimation of expenses, 105
quotation for fixtures, 103,107
voyage in ballast, 108

Act of God-
clause in charter-party, 47
common carrier not liable, 21
shipowner not liable, 34

Advance freight, 59
lien not exercised upon, 61,
62

Advance notes, 75

Agent—

authority as to charter-par-
ties, 128

commission, 129, 130
creation of, 127
delegation, 128
master, for shipowner, 25
qualification of signature, 130
ratification, 127
secret commissions, 129
shipper of goods, 24
signature of  charter-parties,

52, 130

sub-agents, 129
Allotment notes, 75
Always afloat, 51
Apparent order and condition,

23> *J9

master signs for goods in, 24,

32, H9

qualified by clauses, 24
Arbitration—

clause in, charter-party, 48,134

included in Carriage of Goods
by Sea Act, 33

methods of, 134
Arrived ship, 101
Articles, 99

As fast as steamer can load, 6,53
Average (See General Average)

BACKFXEIGHT, 58
Baillee, master as, 25, 72
Bank credits, 16

Bareboat charter, 49

Barratry, 47

Battens, on packing cases, 12

Bill of health, 99,100

Bill of sale, 64, 98

Bills of lading—
agent as shipper, in name of,

24

Bill of Lading Act, 1855, 26
bill of lading freight, 55
captain's copy, 4, 22, 100
carrier to issue, 32
clause paramount of Carriage
of Goods by Sea Act, 21, 29
clean bills, 24
"companies," 6
compiled from invoices, 14
conclusive evidence, 25, 27
constitution of sets, 14, 22
copy bills of lading, 22, 26
date, 25

declaration of value, 37
deviation clause, 25
document of title, 20
endorsement of, 14,16, 25
forwarded to consignee, 14
issue against tally particulars,

3.4
issue of first and second, 15,

22

loss of protection by devia-
tion, 36

mate's receipt in exchange, z
ofier and acceptance of bill of

lading contract, 2
particulars stated on, 25, 32
ports of shipment and  de-
livery, 25

presentation by consignee, 4
prima facie evidence, 32
receipt for goods, 20,119
received for shipment bill of

lading, 23
shipowner,   exemption   from

liability, 21
shipped bills, 23, 33
shipper's duty to supply, 22
signature of, 3* 24,72
signed for goods not shipped,
25

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